Hanoi’s sweet soups in Autumn
If you have the opportunity to take a stroll on Hanoi streets, do not forget to taste Hanoi sweet soups on the roadside to get a feel for the coming autumn.
Tapioca sweet soup
A bowl of hot tapioca sweet soup with the flavor of coconut milk and ginger is very suitable in the cool days of Hanoi autumn.
You can enjoy this kind of sweet soup at Ly Quoc Su Street, at the price of VND15,000/bowl, but the shop only sells at noon.
In the afternoon you can enjoy this dish at beginning of Hoa Lu Street.
Green sticky rice soup
Wandering on streets of Hanoi, enjoy green sticky rice soup right on roadsides and taste the faint aroma of young rice.
In autumn, you can easily catch street vendors selling green sticky rice.
You can enjoy this dish at Thanh Cong market, Dinh Liet street, Ngo Thi Nham street, etc. at the price of VND 10,000- 15,000/bowl.
Taro Sweet Soup
Taro sweet soup is combined with pearls and coconut milk. Simple raw materials include a few taro roots, fragrant glutinous rice, and a few slices of ginger.
Bubble tea pearls, taro and coconut milk will attract visitors. To enjoy this dish, you can visit stores at Ly Quoc Su street or Nam Dong market at the price of VND 20,000/bowl.
Sweet glutinous rice ball
It is a favorite food of Hanoi youngsters in cool days. Sweet glutinous rice balls include two balls with different fillings which are dipped into a sweet soup with scent of ginger.
Sweet glutinous rice ball is often served with roasted peanut.
You can enjoy this dish at Nguyen Huu Huan Street at the price of VND15,000/bowl.